Monthly Archives: October 2012

Out sick today – No IMWAYR

I’m out sick today so no post. The giveaway for Uncontrollable will end next Monday instead of today so there is still time to enter. See y’all next week.

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The Vampire: Poetry Friday

When something I have put a lot of effort into goes wrong, I think “Oh the toil we lost and the spoil we lost/ And the excellent things we planned”. I was looking into where that line came from and … Continue reading

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Second books and a giveaway (It’s Monday, What Are YOU Reading?)

What I’m reading The second book in a series often isn’t as good as the first… this week I read three (THREE!) second books that were better than the first: Uncontrollable by S.R. Johannes (indie, mystery, outdoorsy, winter camping, strong-girl … Continue reading

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Goodnight, fish

First frost is just days away now and my pond is going to sleep for the winter. The cattails are turning yellow, the frogs are silent, and the water hyacinths are dying from the cold. My three fish no longer … Continue reading

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Looking forward

Daily sketch Acrylic on mixed-media vellum

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Finally clearing the deck (It’s Monday, What Are You Reading)

What I’m reading Dodger by Terry Pratchett (YA, quasi-historical fiction, Dickensian, street urchins, humor, ARC) pub. 9/13 Usually I can read a book in an afternoon. Sometimes I stretch it out to two. I’ve struggled to finish this book for … Continue reading

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